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SIF30313 Certificate III in Funeral Operations

National ID: SIF30313 | State ID: J577

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who are employed to perform a range of skilled operations in funeral homes or mortuaries.

Individuals in these roles work relatively autonomously, participate in teams and may coordinate and supervise others. They require discretion and judgement in the provision of service, work requirements and contingency measures. Knowledge and application of funeral services industry protocols is required when dealing with the bereaved.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

Study pathway

How to apply

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate I or Certificate II
Job opportunities

These individuals, depending on their expertise, may work in:
- mortuaries, carrying out support activities and body preparation procedures under supervision
- funeral homes, carrying out funeral and burial sales activities and assisting with the conduct of funerals.

Study pathway

Certificate IV in Funeral Services

How to apply

For full time, part time, flexible or online courses apply at when applications are open.

For international students, contact

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 621 445 or email

Delivery location, important dates and study options

In order to comply with COVID-19 Government directed social distancing guidelines, some courses may include a mix of online and classroom based training delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements.

While the mode of delivery might vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same.

The precise mix of delivery method will vary from course to course. The time, place and method of delivery may also vary across the semester to ensure social distancing and safe training delivery for staff and students during the COVID-19 pandemic.

South Regional TAFE will provide students with adequate support to work in online environments where necessary.

Available Semester 1 & Semester 2

Bunbury - Traineeship


Fees and charges


When Available Semester 1 & Semester 2
Where Bunbury
How Traineeship
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Page last updated November 24, 2020